Chances of getting into Lasell College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
79.8%
Admission Difficulty for Lasell College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Lasell College and can I get accepted? The school has a 80% acceptance rate ranking it #56 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,537 out of 3,180 applicants were admitted making Lasell College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 70 percent. Lasell College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Lasell College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
980-1170
Applicants Submitting SAT
55%
SAT Scores for Lasell College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 980
SAT Scores for Lasell College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 580
SAT Composite 75th 1170
Average SAT Score 1080

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lasell College?

Lasell College typically requires applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #34 in Massachusetts for highest average SAT composite score. 55 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Lasell College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1170 and Above Good >87%
1075 to 1170 Avg + 80%-87%
980 to 1075 Avg - 70%-80%
885 to 980 Reach 58%-70%
Less than 885 Low <58%
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Lasell College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-25 
Applicants Submitting ACT
7%
ACT Scores for Lasell College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Lasell College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th 25
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lasell College?

Admission data indicates that Lasell College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #39 in Massachusetts for highest average ACT composite score. 7 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lasell College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lasell College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >88%
20 to 25 Avg + 80%-88%
16 to 20 Avg - 71%-80%
12 to 16 Reach 61%-71%
Less than 12 Low <61%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
2.83
Typical High School Grades
B-

You can get into Lasell College with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lasell College was 2.83 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #52 in Massachusetts for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 2.83 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Lasell College accepts 80% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Lasell College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 7% Good
3.50 to 3.75 8% Good
3.25 to 3.50 12% Good
3.00 to 3.25 14% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 30% Avg +
2.50 to 2.75 24% Avg -
2.25 to 2.50 5% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Lasell College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,065 1,115 3,180
Accepted 1,662 875 2,537
Acceptance Rate 80% 78% 80%
Enrolled 251 131 382
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 15% 15% 15%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Sep 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
93

Applicants have 93 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Sep 1, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Lasell College before the Sep 1 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Jun 6 Jul 15
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Jun 13 Jun 23
Jul 18 Jul 28

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lasell College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Lasell College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lasell College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=166391 IPEDS survey data for Lasell College.

Frequently Asked Questions

55% of students submit their SAT scores to Lasell College. 7% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

80% of those who apply are granted admission to Lasell College. Admission competition is and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 980 and 1170. 55% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 25. 7% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.

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